Myanmar Rohingya Refugee

February 25, 2019
February 25, 2019

Myanmar not working as per commitment on Rohingya repatriation: PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has said Myanmar is not working as per its commitment with Bangladesh on the repatriation of their Rohingya nationals to their homeland.

November 14, 2018
November 14, 2018

Continue pressure on Myanmar for safe Rohingya repatriation

Bangladesh has reiterated its call for sustained international pressure on Myanmar for safe and dignified repatriation of Rohingya refugees who took shelter in Bangladesh to flee persecution in their home country.

October 2, 2018
October 2, 2018

Plan to shift Rohingyas to Bhashan Char postponed

Government has postponed plans to begin relocating Rohingya Muslims to a remote island, officials said yesterday, amid staunch opposition to the controversial idea among refugees living near the Myanmar border.

October 1, 2018
October 1, 2018

Myanmar’s situation deeply disturbing: Australia

The situation in Myanmar’s Rakhine, Shan and Kachin states are deeply disturbing and the atrocities committed there are highly condemnable, the Australian High Commission in Dhaka says in a statement.

August 16, 2018
August 16, 2018

Work plan of Rakhine enquiry commission discussed

Myanmar discusses matters related to the work plan of the independent commission of enquiry on Rakhine State.

August 8, 2018
August 8, 2018

UN wants tangible progress to improve conditions in Rakhine

UNHCR, the UN refugee agency, and UNDP, the UN's development agency, urges Myanmar authorities to make tangible progress to improve conditions in Rakhine State.

May 15, 2018
May 15, 2018

ADB considering grant support to help tackle Rohingya crisis

Asian Development Bank (ADB) is considering grant support to Bangladesh to help tackle Rohingya crisis.

February 27, 2018
February 27, 2018

Wake Up And Stop Rohingya Abuses

No one would realise better than a woman how it feels when a child is snatched away from the arms of a mother and slaughtered, a man is murdered before the eyes of his wife, or a girl is raped. That is what happened to countless Rohingya women back in Rakhine State of Myanmar.

November 12, 2017
November 12, 2017

Food, Shelter to Rohingyas: $882m needed for 10 months

Centre for Policy Dialogue yesterday said an estimated $882 million or Tk 7,126 crore would be needed to provide food, shelter and other support to the Rohingyas until June next year.

October 1, 2017
October 1, 2017

Rohingya Crisis Talks: Myanmar team due today

A Myanmar delegation is coming to Dhaka tonight to discuss repatriation of the refugees who have fled to Bangladesh to escape violence in Rakhine State.